Headlines Tagged with Books — 1,088 headlines found
Clive James has just published a book of writing on poetry...Once a three-fisted drinker and smoker, Mr. James, 75, was found to have leukemia in 2010, with the added complications of emphysema and kidney failure.
Oct 31, 2014 New York Times
added Oct 31, 2014 19:33
“We’ve got to write a book about this.” I told Erik. It took us five years. [Their book is “Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues From Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming.”]
Oct 27, 2014 New York Times
added Oct 27, 2014 21:57
"Even though it feels great at the time, it has delayed consequences that would probably not have me alive at this time if I continue," says Mischel, now 84 years old, a professor at Columbia University, and author of "The Marshmallow Test: Mastering Se
Oct 14, 2014 Business Insider
added Oct 15, 2014 12:36
stage four lung cancer...The other half was also given time with palliative specialists to have conversations about what their aims and goals were. That group...had less suffering at the end of life....They also lived 25 percent longer.
Oct 6, 2014 The Diane Rehm Show (WAMU 88.5)
added Oct 7, 2014 10:48
Chapter 5: Plain packaging for the Pacific Rim- tobacco control and the Trans-Pacific Partnership [Trade Liberalisation and International Co-operation: A Legal Analysis of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement]
Big Tobacco has been engaged in a dark, shadowy plot and conspiracy to hijack the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) and undermine tobacco control measures ñ such as graphic health warnings and the plain packaging of tobacco products. The tobacco
Dec 27, 2013 Elgar Online (Edward Elgar Publishing)
added Sep 6, 2014 14:58
Human beings don’t want to be suddenly saved from their pleasures by self-righteous laws, but, as the campaign against smoking demonstrates, they can be educated out of their excesses.
Sep 1, 2014 The Telegraph (Calcutta) (in)
added Sep 1, 2014 02:42
honors for best early performance go to the citizens of Amsterdam, who in 1767 formed a Society in Favor of Drowned Persons ... more than 150 drowned people were reportedly revived with measures including blowing tobacco smoke up the rectum
Aug 26, 2014 New York Times
added Aug 25, 2014 18:07
It is unfair, not to say pointless, to stem the creativity of a thriving area of literature by issuing puritanical edicts. Children's books expand and explain the world, and that means everything in it: smoking included.
Aug 6, 2014 The Independent (uk)
added Aug 6, 2014 09:33
Children's picture books should show life in all its messy, complicated oddness - including those of us who smoke
Aug 5, 2014 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 6, 2014 01:02
Another tip-top outing for Donaldson and Scheffler. I was a bit disappointed by the 'smoking pages' as some have referred to them. Frankly I think Julia didn't go far enough with her anti-message. I think it would have been better if Reginald had offered
Aug 5, 2014 Amazon.com (uk)
added Aug 5, 2014 11:54